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Garrett County Aims To Boost Local Food Market

Garrett County says it wants to expand production and consumption of locally produced food.

08/14/2015

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Monty Pagenhardt Retires As Garrett County Administrator

When Monty Pagenhardt says “the good people of Garrett County,” that’s not just empty rhetoric.

07/24/2015

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Federal Grant To Help Garrett County Study Fracking Impact

The federal government is awarding funds to help a western Maryland county study the potential economic impact of hydraulic fracturing for natural gas.

07/17/2015

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Garrett County Names New County Administrator

Garrett County has a new county administrator.

07/15/2015

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Missouri Woman Killed In Car-Truck Crash In Garrett County

Maryland State Police say a woman was killed and two men were hurt in a two-vehicle crash in Garrett County.

07/09/2015

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15,000 Gallons Of Raw Sewage Spill Near Western Md. Lake

Garrett County officials estimate that 15,000 gallons of raw sewage spilled from a broken pipe near Deep Creek Lake on Memorial Day weekend.

05/26/2015

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Anonymous Threat Against Airline Prompts FBI Investigation

Flight scares on a busy travel holiday! As many as 10 airline flights, targeted with anonymous threats and at least one of them was received by Maryland State Police!

05/25/2015

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2 Raccoons Test Positive For Rabies; Person & Cow Bitten

The Garrett County Health Department has announced two raccoons, one that bit a cow and one that bit a person, have both tested positive for rabies.

05/14/2015

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Western Md. Coalition Seeks Looser Gas Drilling Regulations

A coalition of western Maryland landowners, businesses and labor groups says the state’s proposed rules for natural gas drilling go too far.

02/11/2015

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U.S. Grant Aims To Boost Western Md. Economy

The city of Frostburg is getting some federal funds to help create a roadmap for economic growth in western Maryland.

12/26/2014

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Western Md. Senator Seeks Change In Land Fees

A western Maryland state senator is seeking a change in how the state compensates counties that contain large tracts of public land.

12/16/2014

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Garrett County Wants More Study On Impact Of Fracking

A western Maryland county is seeking more information on the local impact of hydraulic fracturing for natural gas.

12/03/2014

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